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MISSISSAUGAWATCH presents official non-campaign video and slogan “SICK OF THE LIES”

January 13th, 2010  

Ah yes. It’s Wednesday, January 13, 2010. First day for 2010 when I see “them” again. Full day of videotaping (batteries charged for all cameras and recording devices) General Committee and Budget afterwards. Back at it.

To set the tone, here’s the official MISSISSAUGAWATCH non-campaign video. For those who can’t view YouTube, we’ve provided a transcript. The video consists of quick cuts between June 6, 2007 and January 4, 2010.

Well, …it’s time to head out.

“SICK OF THE LIES”

Video: “Citizen-Blogger, “The Mississauga Muse” runs for Mayor (Episode 7: “PUBLIC TRUST”) (1:45 min)

(Click here to go directly to the clip on YouTube)

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT

(VIDEOTAPED ON  JANUARY 4, 2010 CITY CLERK’S OFFICE AS MISSISSAUGAWATCH FILES FOR MAYOR)

THE MISSISSAUGA MUSE (MISSISSAUGAWATCH) —filling out City of Mississauga candidacy form:

Nominated for the office of —MAYOR. There it is. Mayor. (giggles) OK, that’s it. I’m done.

ELECTION PROJECT MANAGER PINA MANCUSO: 

Do you solemnly swear this information to be true?

THE MISSISSAUGA MUSE (MISSISSAUGAWATCH):

Oh absolutely. OK.

ELECTION PROJECT MANAGER PINA MANCUSO: 

You’re all done. Congratulations!

THE MISSISSAUGA MUSE (MISSISSAUGAWATCH):

Thank you.

(SPEAKING INTO CAMERA AT FREEDOM OF INFORMATION DESK…)

THE MISSISSAUGA MUSE (MISSISSAUGAWATCH):

I guess I’m a one-issue candidate and that is simply, I’m sick of the LIES!

(VIDEO SWITCHES TO JUNE 6, 2007 MISSISSAUGA COUNCIL MEETING AT UTM UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO MISSISSAUGA. CORPORATE WE-ARE-WONDERFUL VIDEO ON-SCREEN)

MISSISSAUGA CITY MANAGER JANICE BAKER:

Trust, Quality and Excellence.

When we talk about Trust, I think we’re really talking about the relationship that we have with our citizens and the relationship we have with our employees. When we look at dealing with the public, we have to be accountable—

(VIDEO SWITCHES TO ON  JANUARY 4, 2010 CITY CLERK’S OFFICE AT FREEDOM OF INFORMATION DESK)

THE MISSISSAUGA MUSE (MISSISSAUGAWATCH):

sick of the LIES!

(VIDEO SWITCHES TO JUNE 6, 2007 MISSISSAUGA COUNCIL MEETING AT UTM UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO MISSISSAUGA. CORPORATE WE-ARE-WONDERFUL VIDEO ON-SCREEN)

MISSISSAUGA CITY MANAGER JANICE BAKER:

When we talk about our employees, a trusting relationship with the organization, with managers and supervisors, is critical to employee well-being, to be productive, happy employees that will do the job that will enable us to deliver on the Public Trust.

(VIDEO SWITCHES TO ON  JANUARY 4, 2010 CITY CLERK’S OFFICE AT FREEDOM OF INFORMATION DESK)

THE MISSISSAUGA MUSE (MISSISSAUGAWATCH):

sick of the LIES!

(VIDEO SWITCHES TO JUNE 6, 2007 MISSISSAUGA COUNCIL MEETING AT UTM UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO MISSISSAUGA. CORPORATE WE-ARE-WONDERFUL VIDEO ON-SCREEN)

MISSISSAUGA VALLEYS COMMUNITY CENTRE MANAGER DONNA-LYNN ROSA:

I think that it’s imperative if  we’re going to enhance the Trust of the Public that we continue to have a transparent operation.

(VIDEO SWITCHES TO ON  JANUARY 4, 2010 CITY CLERK’S OFFICE AT FREEDOM OF INFORMATION DESK)

THE MISSISSAUGA MUSE (MISSISSAUGAWATCH):

sick of the LIES!

(VIDEO SWITCHES TO JUNE 6, 2007 MISSISSAUGA COUNCIL MEETING AT UTM UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO MISSISSAUGA. CORPORATE WE-ARE-WONDERFUL VIDEO ON-SCREEN)

MISSISSAUGA VALLEYS COMMUNITY CENTRE MANAGER DONNA-LYNN ROSA:

The public can’t be second-guessing what we do. They have to know that what we’re doing, we’re doing it for them and we’re doing it in an open way.

(VIDEO SWITCHES TO ON  JANUARY 4, 2010 CITY CLERK’S OFFICE AT FREEDOM OF INFORMATION DESK)

THE MISSISSAUGA MUSE (MISSISSAUGAWATCH):

sick of the LIES! The lies that our governments are able to shovel our way with impunity. With impunity.

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT ENDS

Signed,

The (“SICK OF THE LIES”) Mississauga Muse

UPDATE January 13, 2010 3:30 pm. This morning, I wrote, “Full day of videotaping (batteries charged for all cameras and recording devices) General Committee and Budget afterwards.” Arrived at Council and too bad that I forgot to pack those charged batteries for my cameras!…

Mississauga Corporate flag worn by The Mississauga Muse at sunset

Under the spreading chestnut tree. I sold you and you sold me. There lie they, and here lie we. Under the spreading chestnut tree.

He who controls the present, controls the past. He who controls the past, controls the future.

DOWN WITH BIG BROTHER

all quotes, George Orwell

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